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Bangkok vs Delhi
Bkk vs Del

Average net salary (After tax)

Delhi
Bangkok

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Del
Bkk
Outside city centre
Del
Bkk

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Del
Bkk
Outside city centre
Del
Bkk

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Del
Bkk
Outside city centre
Del
Bkk

Mortgage rates

Delhi
4.5%
Bangkok
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Delhi
Bangkok

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Del
Bkk

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Del
Bkk

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Del
Bkk

Monthly pass

Regular price

Del
Bkk

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Delhi
Bangkok

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Del
Bkk
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Del
Bkk
White bread 500g
Del
Bkk
Eggs 12
Del
Bkk
White rice 1kg
Del
Bkk

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Delhi
Bangkok

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Del
Bkk
Beef round 1kg
Del
Bkk
Local cheese 1kg
Del
Bkk

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Del
Bkk
Lettuce 1 head
Del
Bkk
Tomatoes 1kg
Del
Bkk

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Del
Bkk
Oranges 1 head
Del
Bkk
Bananas 1kg
Del
Bkk

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Del $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Del $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Delhi
4.5%
Bangkok
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Delhi are 17.14% higher than in Bangkok

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Del $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Del $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Del $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Del
Bkk
Market 0.5L bottle
Del
Bkk

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Del
Bkk
Market 0.33L bottle
Del
Bkk

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Delhi
5
Bangkok

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Del
Bkk

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Del
Bkk

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Del
Bkk
1 pair men's leather shoes
Del
Bkk

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Delhi
$15.33
Bangkok
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Del $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Del $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth